Time to get moving?
More than 1 in 3 are in the process of, or are considering moving home, according to a survey of 3,000 respondents conducted by Nationwide in April.
Housing market activity remains buoyant, despite increasing pressure on household budgets which is impacting consumer confidence.
A desire for space continues to motivate many. 1 in 4 of those moving or considering a move stated this was to go to a larger property, although 38% of those aged 55% were seeking to downsize.
Asking prices remain at record highs; UK annual price growth is in double digits and monthly price growth is also positive, according to many of the national indices.
(Rightmove, Nationwide, Halifax, UK HPI).
Striving to create perfection in an ever growing collection of beautiful properties.David Westgate, Group Chief Executive